Orphaned apes that have learned to love each other as brother and sister pose for adorable pictures. The orphaned orangutans lost their parents due to deforestation. All photos by Mitsuaki Iwago via DailyMail
Suryia is a primate while Roscoe is a canine, yet the pair are proof that dogs aren't just man's best friend. And now the pals from Georgetown, South Carolina, have released a picture book of their friendship.
Orangutans are losing their forests to the palm oil industry, and being killed (along with other animals, such as elephants) because they are a nuisance on palm oil plantations. Spread awareness and stop buying products with unsustainable palm oil!